Certificate of Specialization: Spanish & Latino Studies for the Health & Human Services Professions

The combination of courses in this certificate program is designed to make participants especially qualified to provide health and human services to members of the Latino community. To earn this certificate, students need a minimum of 18 credits.


Select three of the following:9
Basic I
Basic II
Conversational Review
Hispanic Readings
Intensive Practice in the Four Skills 1
Advanced Intensive Practice in the Four Skills 1
Spanish for Heritage and Bilingual Speakers
Select one of the following: 3
Spanish for Health Professions
Medical Spanish
Select one of the following:3
Perspectives on Latin America
Latin America through Film and Fiction
Select one of the following:3
Puerto Ricans in Philadelphia
Topics in Latino Studies
Latino Identity in the United States
Total Credit Hours18

Certificates are awarded only at the time of completion of the bachelor's degree and cannot be awarded either as a stand-alone program of study or after completion of the first bachelor's degree.